In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, several CEE faculty shifted their focus to working on projects aimed at creating and informing a more resilient community.
Thu, 10/01/2020 | UW NewsUW researchers driving around Seattle to track COVID-19 response over time
An interdisciplinary team of UW researchers, including CEE professor Joe Wartman, scan the streets every few weeks to document how Seattle has reacted to the pandemic.
Wed, 06/17/2020 | UW NewsIs the air getting cleaner during the COVID-19 pandemic?
With fewer cars on the road, CEE researchers investigate whether air quality has improved.
Mon, 06/08/2020PacTrans awards COVID-19 research grants
As the central transportation research engine in the Pacific Northwest, PacTrans has awarded three $10,000 matching grants to support research investigating how social distancing measures are changing almost every aspect of transportation.
Tue, 05/12/2020Measuring traffic performance during COVID-19
It’s not a surprise that traffic, like many things, has been impacted by COVID-19. But by how much? Researchers in CEE’s STAR Lab now have an answer to that question after employing a scoring algorithm they developed.